Officials Say Talks With NATO Ongoing on How Many More Troops
Can a career Washington technocrat break into US President Obama's tight-knit inner circle and oversee the world's most powerful military? It looks like former Pentagon official Ashton Carter is about to find out.
Don't buy the president's lame excuses for attacking ISIS without congressional approval.
Introduction, Sunday, November 24, 2014: When I scanned the front page of the New York Times one recent morning and spotted this headline, "In a Shift, Obama Extends U.S. Role in Afghan Combat," I instantly wanted to pick up the phone. It was an
The Obama administration is "vetting" Syrian rebels – and hilarity ensues.
With friends like this, who needs Republicans.
While everyone is tuned into Ferguson (what a joke) and the weather..... White House quietly releases plans for 3,415 regulations ahead of Thanksgiving holiday.
The US posture in talks with Iran has reflected the perspective of a dominant power accustomed to employing coercive power.
While President Barack Obama continues to assure the public that he is protecting privacy and the press, his Administration continues to do precisely the opposite in court with comprehensive attacks on civil liberties. A good example is the continued
Night Raids the Latest 'Concession' to Fall Under Ghani Govt.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel resigned under pressure on Monday after President Obama determined that he had to shake up his national security team in the face of escalating conflicts overseas and hawkish Republicans reasserting themselves on Capitol
So President Obama is going to defer deportation of five million people without government papers, mostly parents of children whom the government deems citizens or legal permanent residents.
President Barack Obama has secretly signed an order that expands the United States' direct combat role in Afghanistan throughout 2015, the New York Times reported.
Asserting a legal and constitutional authority he himself said he did not have, President Obama is going rogue, issuing an executive amnesty to 4 to 5 million illegal aliens.
President Barack Obama's unilateral amnesty will quickly add as many foreign workers to the nation's legal labor force as the total number of new jobs created by his economy since 2009.
This year President Barack Obama rejected two excellent opportunities to close the door on the shameful use of torture and cruelty by the United States.
Americans' assessments of their personal freedom have significantly declined under President Obama, according to a new study from the Legatum Institute in London, and the United States now ranks below 20 other countries on this measure.
How wonderful that the United States wants to help victimized people in Iraq and Syria! We played no small role in casting their region into its present chaos, so trying to repair some of the damage makes sense.
Obama left defenseless at G-20 meeting.Is this for real, Looks like it is.
Obama's Secret Treaty Would Be The Most Important Step Toward A One World Economic System.
The Affordable Care Act of 2010 was aptly named Obamacare, of course, after President Obama. After all, it was his pride and joy, and the center stone of his 2008 election, paving his path to the White House. But with some curious comments from an MI
A major test for President Obama is whether he will – in the face of the Republican midterm victories – submit to neocon demands for more wars in the Middle East and a costly Cold War with Russia or finally earn the Nobel Peace Prize that he got
How does a man get elected President after serving less than one full term as a U.S. Senator?
The old saying, "Be Careful What You Wish For," applies to politics. The Republicans in Washington wanted Senate control—and they got it. Indeed, the new Republican majority is coming under strong pressure to deliver economic relief to the vo
While President Obama is unveiling a whole boatload of new policies the new Republican controlled Senate is likely to fight him on a few, if not most, of those topics. From what we can tell, the GOP is likely to find common ground with the President
The truth on Obamacare is finally out: The bill was purposely written to trick the CBO (congressional Budget Office) into believing the bill was not a tax.
Earlier this summer, we told you about President Obama's right hand man, Eric Holder and his decision to step down from power. On the same day Federal judges demanded Attorney General Holder release private documents from the Fast and Furious Scand
The president boosts aid spending rather than fixing its flaws
In a dramatic post-election surge, President Obama is doubling the number of U.S. troops in Iraq to 3,000 and asking Congress for $5.6 billion for the war against the so-called Islamic State, officials said denying "mission creep."
The Justice Department has previously been held in contempt by Congress and hit with increasingly tough court orders from a federal judge over its obstruction of efforts to secure evidence in the notorious Fast and Furious operation.